hydralazine - oral, Apresoline
GENERIC NAME: HYDRALAZINE - ORAL (hye-DRAL-a-zeen)
BRAND NAME(S): Apresoline
USES: Hydralazine is used with or without other medications to treat high blood pressure. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Hydralazine is called a vasodilator. It works by relaxing blood vessels so blood can flow through the body more easily.OTHER This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care professional. Use this drug for a condition that is listed in this section only if it has been so prescribed by your health care professional.Hydralazine may also be used with other medications to treat heart failure.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014
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